Category Archives: Information Technology

Top legislator welcomes Malaysia’s Senate President

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception on Thursday for President of the Senate of Malaysia's Parliament S. Vigneswaran M. Sanasee, who is in Hanoi to attend the 26th Annual Meeting …

Vietnam, Indonesia urged to raise trade to 10 billion USD

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan urged Vietnam and Indonesia to increase the exchange of visits and optimize cooperative mechanisms to raise bilateral trade to 10 billion USD in 2018 from 5.4-5.6 b…

Vietnam treasures ties with RoK

Vice Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Phung Quoc Hien has urged the legislative bodies of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to expand cooperation, support each other at multilateral inter-parli…

Countries agree to keep pressure on North Korea

The Foreign Ministers' Meeting opened Tuesday in Vancouver, Canada, agreed to maintain pressure on North Korea.

Addressing the event, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland called for efforts to improve t…

Iran calls for Islamic unity

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday urged Islamic countries to unite to ensure development congruent with each country's capacity.

This does not means pursuing isolation, he said, but supporting constr…

Arab coalition to reopen Yemen’s seaport

The Arab Alliance fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen says the port of Hodeidah will reopen until Friday to allow more UN humanitarian aid to reach Yemen.

Bettina Luescher of the UN World Food Program on Tuesday called on …

Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi in Conde Nast Traveler Gold List 2018

The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi has found a place on the list of the best hotels in the world for 2018 and hailed as the No. 1 hotel in Hanoi by editors of the prestigious US travel publication, Conde Nast

US not giving up on Pakistan ties

Top US military officer, Marine General Joseph Dunford, said on Monday he was committed to the US-Pakistan relationship, which has been strained in recent weeks as Washington piles pressure on Islamabad to crack d…

At least 26 killed in Baghdad twin suicide attacks

A double suicide bombing has killed 26 people and injured 90 others in Baghdad, the second such attack in the Iraqi capital in three days.

General Saad Maan, spokesman for the Joint Operations Command, said two suici…

Vietnam, Laos to foster closer ties

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has underlined the continued enhancement of cooperation between Vietnam and Laos in 2018 while chairing a meeting with the Vietnam-Laos Cooperation Committee, relevant ministri…

Ho Chi Minh City, Busan forge closer ties

The People's Council of Ho Chi Minh City and its counterpart of Busan city in the Republic of Korea have signed an agreement on establishing friendship and cooperative ties.

Speaking at the signing ceremony in Ho Chi …

Deputy PM stresses working class’s role in 4th industrial revolution

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has called on the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to uphold the working class's vanguard role to embark in the 4th industrial revolution.

At a meeting in Hanoi on Frida…

US leaves open possibility of talks with North Korea

Negotiations with North Korea will be held under suitable conditions, US President Donald Trump told his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in in a Wednesday phone call.

Both leaders stressed the need of maintaini…

IOC, North Korea discuss participation in Olympics

International Olympic Council (IOC) President Thomas Bach held talks with North Korean Olympic Committee member Chang Ung on Wednesday on the practicalities of sending athletes to next month's Winter Olympics i…